One arrested in connection with murder of Purnima BK

Purnima BK

KATHMANDU, April 16: The Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu has arrested one Bijay Tamang on the charge of his involvement in the murder of Purnima BK whose dead body was found laying on the Tokha road on Sunday night.

A security squad from Metropolitan Police Circle, Maharajgunj found her body at 9:30pm and brought it to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital for a post-mortem.

The police through a press meet today confirmed the arrest of Tamang from Dhapasi area this morning. The preliminary investigations into the case show that they were in live-in relationships and Tamang killed his partner for refusing his command not to establish relations with other males. Further investigations are going on.

Photos: Mukunda Kalikote